Another surprising and saddening loss this week: Alan Rickman, the British actor who played the villain in the first “Die Hard” movie, Professor Snape in the “Harry Potter” series, and the quiet but fiercely loyal Colonel Brandon in “Sense and Sensibility”. You can see those roles and some of his others in this short “in memoriam” clip by CNN:
Benedict Cumberbatch is famous for his ability to mimic Rickman. Here he is with Jimmy Fallon having a little fun. It’s a form of respect, no?
And speaking of Harry Potter, here’s a great review of the third movie and why it’s the best in the series: